Obituaries

Robert Evans
B: 1946-12-16
D: 2017-06-18
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Evans, Robert
Shirley Allen
B: 1939-09-15
D: 2017-06-18
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Allen, Shirley
James Cain, Sr.
B: 1938-01-23
D: 2017-06-14
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Cain, Sr., James
Giovanni Mejias
B: 2013-01-10
D: 2017-06-13
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Mejias, Giovanni
Jose Perez
B: 2017-06-13
D: 2017-06-13
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Perez, Jose
Duane Purnell
B: 1952-07-25
D: 2017-06-11
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Purnell, Duane
Demond Bridgeforth
B: 1989-03-13
D: 2017-06-10
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Bridgeforth, Demond
Marie Couch
B: 1942-04-26
D: 2017-06-07
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Couch, Marie
Daniel Saintil
B: 1958-03-15
D: 2017-05-31
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Saintil, Daniel
Avon Wilson
B: 1933-06-15
D: 2017-05-30
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Wilson, Avon
Gerald Brown, II
B: 1989-04-12
D: 2017-05-30
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Brown, II, Gerald
Charles Hall
B: 1932-08-16
D: 2017-05-26
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Hall, Charles
Robert Nixon
B: 1944-06-22
D: 2017-05-24
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Nixon, Robert
Clarence Teague
B: 1953-10-29
D: 2017-05-24
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Teague, Clarence
Rosie Moore
B: 1943-02-05
D: 2017-05-20
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Moore, Rosie
Jessie Clarke, Jr.
B: 1954-12-10
D: 2017-05-19
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Clarke, Jr., Jessie
Mary Trimble
B: 1939-03-14
D: 2017-05-19
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Trimble, Mary
Terrence Hinton
D: 2017-05-14
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Hinton, Terrence
Mary Cooperwood
B: 1938-02-13
D: 2017-05-13
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Cooperwood, Mary
Gloria Williams
B: 1937-10-14
D: 2017-05-12
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Williams, Gloria
Andrew Billups
B: 1924-11-30
D: 2017-05-10
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Billups, Andrew

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